Hi! Here comes the promised reminder of working day on Sunday, November 13. I am attaching the invitation again. Those of you who can join, please register now to Per Troein, address firstname.lastname@example.org Tell us: We need to know how much sausage to buy for the barbecue, e.g. And in view of the afternoon’s exercises, […]
Working day for the members of the Ytterby Gruvas Association
On Sunday, November 13, a work day is organized for the members of the Ytterby Mining Association. The fine mining area is growing again in front of the rock wall, so we need to meet, as many as possible, and help each other to cut bushes, haul away and burn. We will arrange some pleasantries […]
“We lived 7 people in the bailiff’s office”
On Sunday, August 28, there were three different presentations on site at Ytterby Gruva. Eric Thorslund told the story of the mine and the discovery of the elements. Bengt Sandell, whose grandfather’s father was the last mine bailiff, told a little about the time from when the mine stopped being used in 1935 until the family sold it to the Crown in 1953. Susanne Sjöberg told, on site in a rock room about 400 meters in, about her research on biological processes that create minerals in the mine tunnel.